[ em-puh-thet-ik-lee ]

  1. in a way that seeks to enter into or psychologically identify with the emotions, thoughts, or attitudes of others: Physicians and other healthcare providers must be taught to listen carefully and empathetically to patients.

Origin of empathetically

  • Also em·path·i·cal·ly [em-path-ik-lee] /ɛmˈpæθ ɪk li/ .

Other words from empathetically

  • non·em·path·i·cal·ly, adverb

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